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    Henry Speaks for Himself (Paperback) By (author) John Liney, Edited by David Tosh, Introduction by Kim Deitch

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    DescriptionWhat is it about odd-looking comic strip characters that catch the public s attention? Carl Anderson s classic comic strip character Henry was certainly not your average-looking youngster, with knobby knees, a pencil neck, and a bulbous, bald head but, for years, he entertained millions of readers worldwide with his pantomime pranks. He was also the subject of a long-running comic book series, with one significant difference from the newspaper strip in the comic books, Henry spoke! Written and drawn by John Liney, who also handled art chores on the daily Henry strip, these stories were done in a Tintin-esque clean-line art style that made them attractive to the younger set, but with writing clever enough to cause the adults to chuckle while reading to their children. These 1940s- 50s stories have never before been reprinted, and this collection provides a long-overdue look at a forgotten kid s comic masterpiece."


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    Title
    Henry Speaks for Himself
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Liney, Edited by David Tosh, Introduction by Kim Deitch
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 194 mm
    Height: 265 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 512 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781606997338
    ISBN 10: 1606997335
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21800
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F3.0
    BIC E4L: GRA
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: FX
    B&T General Subject: 460
    Ingram Subject Code: HU
    Libri: I-HU
    BISAC V2.8: HUM001000
    B&T Approval Code: A03405000
    DC22: 741.5/973
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 95
    DC23: 741.5973
    LC classification: PN6728.H456 L56 2014
    Publisher
    Fantagraphics
    Imprint name
    Fantagraphics
    Publication date
    17 April 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Seattle